Steven Ort is a tax partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Steven advises clients on tax considerations in connection with domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, investments, joint ventures, restructurings, and SPAC IPOs and other financings. Steven also advises clients on structuring complex transactions, including investments in real estate.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York
  • New Jersey


  • University of Texas at Austin School of LawJ.D.with Honors2015

    Marvin Key Collie Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Tax Law

    Associate Editor, The Review of Litigation

  • Seton Hall UniversityM.S., Accounting2011

    Graduate Certificate in Taxation

    Beta Gamma Sigma

    Beta Alpha Psi